Mitch Frank

Mitch Frank

News Editor

About

Mitch Frank joined Wine Spectator as associate editor in 2005 and serves as news editor for the magazine and WineSpectator.com.

Frank previously worked at Time magazine, where he covered American politics and global affairs. He has published two books for teenage readers: Understanding September 11th and Understanding the Holy Land. Since 2010, he and his family have lived in New Orleans. When he's not tasting wine, Mitch loves great food, great music, and watching the New York Mets break his heart.

New Study Suggests Red Wine Reduces COVID Infection Rates
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New Study Suggests Red Wine Reduces COVID Infection Rates

U.K. residents who drank 1 to 2 glasses of red wine per day had a lower chance of infection

Jan 25, 2022
Philippe Cambie, Dynamic Winemaking Consultant of Châteauneuf-du-Pape and Beyond, Dies at 59
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Philippe Cambie, Dynamic Winemaking Consultant of Châteauneuf-du-Pape and Beyond, Dies at 59

The larger-than-life winemaker was the driving force behind many wineries raising their …

Dec 20, 2021
Brut … James Brut
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Brut … James Brut

A limited-edition Champagne Bollinger celebrates the 25th Bond film

Dec 15, 2021
Angelina Jolie Sells Her Stake in Provence’s Château Miraval
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Angelina Jolie Sells Her Stake in Provence’s Château Miraval

Plus, a difficult 2021 vintage for Champagne

Dec 31, 2021
Napa’s Nashville Newcomer
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Napa’s Nashville Newcomer

Farmer and financier Gaylon Lawrence Jr. scooped up Heitz and other notable Napa properties …

Dec 15, 2021
The Story of an Iconic Cab
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The Story of an Iconic Cab

How a quiet handshake led to Napa’s greatest Cabernet Sauvignon, now legendary

Dec 15, 2021
The Right Right-Hand Man
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The Right Right-Hand Man

Carlton McCoy has adapted to Napa, but he’s also shaking it up

Dec 15, 2021
Recognizing Hospitality in a Time of Need
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Recognizing Hospitality in a Time of Need

Wine Spectator gave out three new Grand Awards for restaurants and its Distinguished …

Nov 5, 2021
Bordeaux’s Lafon-Rochet Sold
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Bordeaux’s Lafon-Rochet Sold

The fourth-growth vineyard changes hands, plus New Orleans chefs band together after …

Nov 30, 2021